The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 75 90 87
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs citing High Availability 37 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.83% 0.74% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 0.89% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 3
Average daily rate £371 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £27.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+49.09% -4.34%
High Availability
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1660 1464 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.06% 83.56% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 1033 725
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 27 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £21.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.75 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.55 £36.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

High Availability
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing High Availability across the West Yorkshire region.

High Availability Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

High Availability
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing High Availability across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

High Availability Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

High Availability
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing High Availability across the West Yorkshire region.

High Availability Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

High Availability
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +6 24 £375 -11.76% 16
Bradford +11 10 £330 -20.48%
Wakefield - 2 £360 -
High Availability
Yorkshire

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing High Availability also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited High Availability.

1 35 (59.32%) Linux
2 26 (44.07%) Red Hat
2 26 (44.07%) Shell Script
2 26 (44.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (33.90%) ITIL
4 19 (32.20%) Change Management
4 19 (32.20%) Oracle
5 16 (27.12%) SQL
6 15 (25.42%) MySQL
7 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
7 13 (22.03%) Finance
7 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (20.34%) Siebel
8 12 (20.34%) MongoDB
9 11 (18.64%) Windows
9 11 (18.64%) Games
10 10 (16.95%) DevOps
11 9 (15.25%) Scrum
12 8 (13.56%) TDD
12 8 (13.56%) VMware
12 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
12 8 (13.56%) Middleware
12 8 (13.56%) Cisco
12 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
12 8 (13.56%) Relational Database
12 8 (13.56%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (13.56%) Redis
12 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
12 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing High Availability also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited High Availability. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.86%) JBoss
2 6 (10.17%) Apache
2 6 (10.17%) Node.js
3 1 (1.69%) nginx
3 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (11.86%) FWSM
2 6 (10.17%) SAN
3 5 (8.47%) Firewall
4 4 (6.78%) BGP
4 4 (6.78%) EIGRP
4 4 (6.78%) HSRP
4 4 (6.78%) MPLS
4 4 (6.78%) OSPF
4 4 (6.78%) VPN
4 4 (6.78%) VRRP
5 3 (5.08%) Internet
6 2 (3.39%) LAN
6 2 (3.39%) WAN
7 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.69%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (1.69%) Network Security
7 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) MySQL
2 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
3 12 (20.34%) MongoDB
4 8 (13.56%) Redis
4 8 (13.56%) Relational Database
4 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (11.86%) RDBMS
6 5 (8.47%) Informix
6 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
9 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) JIRA
2 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.39%) Hudson
4 2 (3.39%) Selenium
4 2 (3.39%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (3.39%) Subversion
5 1 (1.69%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.69%) Ant
5 1 (1.69%) Maven
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 11 (18.64%) Games
3 5 (8.47%) Online Betting
4 2 (3.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Administrator
2 12 (20.34%) Siebel Administrator
3 11 (18.64%) DBA
3 11 (18.64%) Developer
4 9 (15.25%) SQL DBA
5 7 (11.86%) Network Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (8.47%) Node.js Developer
6 5 (8.47%) PHP Developer
7 4 (6.78%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) LAMP Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Middleware Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) MongoDB Developer
7 4 (6.78%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) Middleware
2 6 (10.17%) LAMP
3 4 (6.78%) HTML
4 2 (3.39%) .NET
4 2 (3.39%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.39%) CSS
4 2 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.39%) REST
4 2 (3.39%) Web Services
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Wicket
5 1 (1.69%) GWT
5 1 (1.69%) Java EE
5 1 (1.69%) JSF
5 1 (1.69%) RESTful
5 1 (1.69%) SAML
5 1 (1.69%) Spring
5 1 (1.69%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (11.86%) Clustering
3 6 (10.17%) Data Centre
4 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.39%) Replication
5 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) PKI
6 1 (1.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 35 (59.32%) Linux
2 26 (44.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (18.64%) Windows
4 7 (11.86%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.69%) Solaris
5 1 (1.69%) Unix
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) ITIL
2 19 (32.20%) Change Management
3 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.95%) DevOps
5 9 (15.25%) Scrum
6 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
6 8 (13.56%) TDD
7 7 (11.86%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (10.17%) Project Management
9 5 (8.47%) Load Balancing
10 4 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.78%) Release Management
11 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.08%) MVC
12 2 (3.39%) Data Modelling
12 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (3.39%) ETL
12 2 (3.39%) Regression Testing
12 2 (3.39%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) Shell Script
2 16 (27.12%) SQL
3 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.86%) Bash Shell
4 7 (11.86%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.17%) Perl
6 5 (8.47%) PHP
7 3 (5.08%) Java
8 2 (3.39%) C#
8 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.69%) Python
9 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.47%) CCNP
3 2 (3.39%) CCIE
3 2 (3.39%) CCSP
3 2 (3.39%) CISSP
3 2 (3.39%) Degree
3 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.69%) CCNA
4 1 (1.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.69%) ISO20022
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.86%) VMware ESX
3 5 (8.47%) vCloud
4 1 (1.69%) Docker
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Cacti
1 3 (5.08%) Graphite
1 3 (5.08%) Nagios
1 3 (5.08%) Opsview
1 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (3.39%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.39%) Puppet
3 1 (1.69%) Ansible
3 1 (1.69%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.69%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) Red Hat
2 19 (32.20%) Oracle
3 12 (20.34%) Siebel
4 8 (13.56%) Cisco
4 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
4 8 (13.56%) VMware
5 4 (6.78%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.08%) F5
6 3 (5.08%) HP
7 2 (3.39%) Fortinet
7 2 (3.39%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.39%) Veritas
8 1 (1.69%) Aruba
8 1 (1.69%) IBM
8 1 (1.69%) Percona
8 1 (1.69%) Splunk
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